The Common Sense Blog

4
Dec

Defining the Generations – How does the Center define the current generations in American society?

We identify the four current generations as follows:   Matures (born prior to 1946) The term was coined by marketing researchers, Yankelovich Partners, Inc. Baby Boomers (born 1946 through 1964) The term was coined by Landon Jones, author of Great Expectations, a book chronicling the Boomer generation. Generation X (born 1965 through 1980) The term was coined by author Douglas

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4
Dec

Newsletter Archives 1999

The Corrosion of Character Sept 99 Hiring the Skeptical Xer July 99  All They Do Is Ask Questions May 99  Why Four Generations? March 99 

3
Dec

Media Room

Age Diversity Expert – Robert Wendover   Short version of bio:   Robert W. Wendover has been researching and writing about workforce trends for more than 20 years. He currently serves as Managing Director of the Center for Generational Studies. The author of nine books, he is a regular contributor to electronic and print media across the U.S. He has

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3
Dec

Profile Page

As a member, you are entitled to hundreds of free articles and resources to help you capitalize on the generational differences in your organization and to encourage synergy in your workplace!  It addition, you will receive special discounts on our products. This includes our video programs, micro courses, books, webinars, and much much more. On top of all this, you’ll

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3
Dec

Newsletter Archives 1998

The Impact of Premature Affluence Dec 98 Are We Losing the Last of Our Artisans? Sept 98  Technology and the Generations May 98   The Menu Driven Generation March  March 98  It Depends On Your Perspective  Jan 98       

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Dec

Newsletter Archives 1997

Leading and Managing Millennials  Dec 1997              

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Nov

Newsletter Archives 2010

  Write a “Sick” Job Description, Not a Dead One Dec ’10 Issue 122   Can You Teach Common Sense?  Nov 2010 Issue 121   Common Sense by Friday Oct 2010 Issue 120   What Will Happen to This Year’s Graduates?  Sept 2010 Issue 119   Is KT on Your Radar?  Aug 2010 Issue 118   Tie One On! July 2010 Issue 117  

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20
Nov

Presentations

Each program can be presented in sessions ranging from 45 minutes to a full day. To learn more, click on the program titles, fill out an event form, or call us at 800.227.5510. Figure It Out! In today’s workplace, you can’t afford to let your people navigate their way through work dependent on the menus in front of them. So

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19
Nov

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Nov

CCRA

"Robert Wendover was excellent! I wish the presentation had continued through the newest generation but we ran out of time! "   CCRA Conference Attendee